MP calls for transparency, as Govt begin distributing COVID-19 funds to the poor

By Nkanyiso Ncube Hwange East legislator Wesley Sansole has called on the Department of Social Welfare to ensure that there is transparency in the disbursement of the COVID-19 funds that are targeted at cushioning vulnerable members of the community during the lockdown. Government through the Ministry of Finance has availed about ZW$600 million which will …

The post MP calls for transparency, as Govt begin distributing COVID-19 funds to the poor appeared first on Open Parly.

Read more
Its not Huawei Technologies alone, there are other Chinese firms exempted, says Govt

Government has revealed that there are many other Chinese companies besides Huawei Technologies that are exempted from paying tax in Zimbabwe. Zimbabwe announced a few weeks ago through a Statutory Instrument 25 of 2020 that Huawei Technologies was exempted from paying tax backdated to 2009, however, the announcement was received with mixed feelings by members …

The post Its not Huawei Technologies alone, there are other Chinese firms exempted, says Govt appeared first on Open Parly.

Read more
Cabinet finally approves the Cyber Bill

By Daniel Chigundu Cabinet says it has approved the much-awaited Cyber Crime, Cyber Security and Data Protection Bill which seeks among other things to regulate and promote the safe use of internet in Zimbabwe. The announcement comes just a few weeks after President Emmerson Mnangagwa included the Bill on the legislative agenda for the Second …

The post Cabinet finally approves the Cyber Bill appeared first on Open Parly.

Read more
This is the Real Internet Shutdown

By Wisdom Mumera The gradual erosion of living standards has finally reached the idyllic island of social media where many vent their anger and frustrations by attacking, ridiculing and undressing the clearly lost high offices in the land. With Econet increasing the cost of data and social media bundles following in the footsteps of NetOne …

Continue reading “This is the Real Internet Shutdown”

The post This is the Real Internet Shutdown appeared first on Kalabash Media.

Read more